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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    A man embracing a woman in a doorway

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1652 (c.)
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 158 millimetres
    • Width: 127 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered with the artist's name, 'Av. Ostade', at bottom left.
  • Curator's comments

    This is eighth state, for comment see 1855,0114.211.

  • Bibliography

    • Hollstein 11.VIII bibliographic details
    • Bartsch I.355.11 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (Sheepshanks)

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Acquisition notes

    According to the register the four etchings by Ostade came from the Garle collection.

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


A man embracing a woman in a doorway  Etching


A man embracing a woman in a doorway Etching

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